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Guide Post at Sd 9986 6309, Linton

Description: Guide Post at Sd 9986 6309

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 June 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 324799

OS Grid Reference: SD9985663088
OS Grid Coordinates: 399856, 463088
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0637, -2.0037

Location: B6160, Linton, North Yorkshire BD23 5HQ

Locality: Linton
Local Authority: Craven District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: BD23 5HQ

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Listing Text

SD 9863-9963
(north side)
9/45 Guide Post at
SD 9986 6309
Guide post. Early-mid C19. Gritstone. Triangular in section with pointed
top, approximately 2 metres high. Incised capital letters and painted
arrows. Left face: "THRESHFIELD/ KILNSEY/ BURNSALL"; right face:
"GRASSINGTON/ SKIPTON." The turnpike road along the south-west side of the
river Wharfe was begun in the late C18, linking Addingham with the Askrigg
turnpike. A. Raistrick, Old Yorkshire Dales, 1967, p171.

Listing NGR: SD9985663088

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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